carboxylesterase

Known as: Nonspecific Esterase, Carboxylic-Ester Hydrolase, Carboxyesterase 
Carboxylesterase is a serine-dependent esterase with wide substrate specificity. The enzyme is involved in the detoxification of XENOBIOTICS and the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Multiple lung pathogens such as chemical agents, H5N1 avian flu, or SARS cause high lethality due to acute respiratory distress… (More)
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2006
Review
2006
Human carboxylesterase 1 (hCE-1, CES1A1, HU1) and carboxylesterase 2 (hCE-2, hiCE, HU3) are a serine esterase involved in both… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
The goal of this work was to identify the esterases in human plasma and to clarify common misconceptions. The method for… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
7-Ethyl-10-[4-(1-piperidino)-1-piperidino] carbonyloxy-camptothecin (irinotecan; CPT-11) is a prodrug activated by… (More)
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Review
1998
Review
1998
Multiple carboxylesterases (EC 3.1.1.1) play an important role in the hydrolytic biotransformation of a vast number of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Resistance to organophosphorus (OP) insecticides is associated with decreased carboxylesterase activity in several insect species… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
A human liver carboxylesterase (hCE-2) that catalyzes the hydrolysis of the benzoyl group of cocaine and the acetyl groups of 4… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
We previously reported that osteoclast-like cells were formed in cocultures of a mouse marrow-derived stromal cell line (ST2… (More)
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
Ameboid microglia are isolated from the cerebral tissue of neonatal rat by selective cell adhesion to plastic. Histochemical… (More)
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
Murine epidermal Langerhans cells (LC) have been studied in tissue culture and compared to spleen dendritic cells (DC). LC… (More)
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